College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
AGNR Research

Poultry 101 Symposium - May 10, 2017

Chesapeake College
Wye Mills, MD
May 10, 2017


Session One: Understanding the Industry
Facilitator:  Erroll Mattox, Farm Management Specialist
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Extension

Session Two:  Understanding the Grower's Perspective and Role
Facilitator:  Jenny Rhodes, Extension Educator
Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Maryland and Deefield Farm

Session Three:  Understanding the Science
Facilitator:  Dr. Suzanne Dorsey, Executive Director
Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology, Inc.

Session Four:  Understanding the Environmental Perspective
Facilitator: Ed Hatcher, Chair
Maryland League of Conservation Voters

  • Bob Gallagher, Co-Chair, Maryland Clean Agriculture Coalition
    Vice-Chair, Delmarva Land and Litter Challenge

  • Doug Myers, Maryland Senior Scientist,
    Chesapeake Bay Foundation

  • View video of this session

Session Five:  Understanding the Role of Government in the Process
Facilitator:  Dr. Suzanne Dorsey

  • Gary Kelman, Manager, CAFO Permit Program
    Maryland Department of the Environment
  • David Mister, Coordinator, Eastern Shore Resource Conservation Operations,
    Maryland Department of Agriculture
    • Presentation
  • Paul Goeringer, Extension Legal Specialist
    University of Maryland
  • View video of this session

Session Six:  Looking Forward - What do we see?
Facilitator: Verna Harrison
Verna Harrison Associates, LLC

  • Robert "Bobby" Hutchison
    Delmarva Land and Litter Challenge

  • Louise Lawrence, Chief, Office of Resource Conservation
    Maryland Department of Agriculture
  • Kristen Hughes Evans
    Sustainable Chesapeake

  • View video of this session

Conclusions and overview of the day



Thank you to Rural Maryland Council for their support of this event.





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